Period
to 27 November 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for AWS CloudFormation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited AWS CloudFormation over the 6 months to 27 November 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Amazon AWS CloudFormation
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
27 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 56 - 80
Rank change year-on-year - +80 +1
Contract jobs citing AWS CloudFormation 10 0 10
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.38% - 0.85%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.13% - 3.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 6
10th Percentile " " £475
25th Percentile £450 " £508
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 - £618
75th Percentile £575 " £638
90th Percentile £603 " £656
East of England median daily rate £550 £400 £500
% change year-on-year +37.50% -20.00% -9.09%

AWS CloudFormation is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 195 77 297
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 26.93% 25.16% 25.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 48 198
10th Percentile £193 £264 £225
25th Percentile £325 £316 £356
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £480 £444 £425
Median % change year-on-year +8.17% +4.41% -
75th Percentile £553 £500 £538
90th Percentile £604 £575 £629
East of England median daily rate £450 £448 £450
% change year-on-year +0.56% -0.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 12 11
10th Percentile " £12.55 £14.00
25th Percentile £12.25 £13.75 £16.13
Median hourly rate £13.50 £17.09 £17.50
Median % change year-on-year -20.99% -2.36% -
75th Percentile £13.75 £20.77 £20.25
90th Percentile £30.21 £22.88 £21.34
East of England median hourly rate £17.16 £19.63 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.55% +15.44% -2.86%

AWS CloudFormation
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing AWS CloudFormation as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for AWS CloudFormation in Cambridgeshire

AWS CloudFormation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing AWS CloudFormation in Cambridgeshire.

Daily rate trend for AWS CloudFormation in Cambridgeshire

AWS CloudFormation
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing AWS CloudFormation in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 27 November 2021.

Daily rate histogram for AWS CloudFormation in Cambridgeshire

AWS CloudFormation
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AWS CloudFormation within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 27 November 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge - 5 £525 - 4
AWS CloudFormation
East of England

For the 6 months to 27 November 2021, IT contractor jobs citing AWS CloudFormation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for AWS CloudFormation.

1 10 (100.00%) AWS
2 9 (90.00%) Terraform
3 7 (70.00%) Serverless
3 7 (70.00%) AWS Lambda
3 7 (70.00%) Social Skills
3 7 (70.00%) Azure
4 6 (60.00%) Amazon SQS
4 6 (60.00%) Node.js
4 6 (60.00%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (60.00%) Amazon S3
4 6 (60.00%) Web Services
4 6 (60.00%) Infrastructure Automation
4 6 (60.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 6 (60.00%) Amazon RDS
5 5 (50.00%) Amazon Glacier
5 5 (50.00%) React
5 5 (50.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 5 (50.00%) .NET Core
5 5 (50.00%) .NET
5 5 (50.00%) MySQL
5 5 (50.00%) Python
5 5 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (50.00%) Web Application Development
5 5 (50.00%) AngularJS
5 5 (50.00%) CloudFront
6 4 (40.00%) Linux
6 4 (40.00%) DevOps
7 3 (30.00%) Full Stack Development
7 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
8 2 (20.00%) Puppet

AWS CloudFormation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 10 (100.00%) AWS
2 7 (70.00%) AWS Lambda
2 7 (70.00%) Azure
2 7 (70.00%) Serverless
3 6 (60.00%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (60.00%) Amazon S3
3 6 (60.00%) Amazon SQS
4 5 (50.00%) Amazon Glacier
4 5 (50.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 5 (50.00%) CloudFront
5 1 (10.00%) Amazon ECS
5 1 (10.00%) AWS CloudTrail
5 1 (10.00%) AWS Fargate
5 1 (10.00%) GCP
5 1 (10.00%) GitHub
5 1 (10.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) DNS
1 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) DHCP
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 6 (60.00%) Amazon RDS
2 5 (50.00%) MySQL
2 5 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (10.00%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) Gradle
General
1 7 (70.00%) Social Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Documentation Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) AWS Developer
3 2 (20.00%) AWS DevOps
3 2 (20.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) AWS Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Lead Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Python Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Cloud Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior DevOps
4 1 (10.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) Node.js
1 6 (60.00%) Web Services
2 5 (50.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) .NET Core
2 5 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 5 (50.00%) React
3 1 (10.00%) Lambda Expressions
3 1 (10.00%) RESTful
3 1 (10.00%) Spring
3 1 (10.00%) Spring Boot
3 1 (10.00%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (10.00%) PKI
2 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Infrastructure Automation
2 5 (50.00%) Web Application Development
3 4 (40.00%) DevOps
4 3 (30.00%) Full Stack Development
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (20.00%) Cryptography
5 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure as Code
6 1 (10.00%) CAPI
6 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
6 1 (10.00%) Project Management
6 1 (10.00%) Scrum
6 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
6 1 (10.00%) Software Architecture
6 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
6 1 (10.00%) TDD
6 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (10.00%) C
3 1 (10.00%) Go
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) Java 8
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) Perl
3 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Docker
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (10.00%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 9 (90.00%) Terraform
2 2 (20.00%) Ansible
2 2 (20.00%) Kubernetes
2 2 (20.00%) Puppet
3 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (10.00%) Rancher
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) Google
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft